MD Financial Aid Timeline

Academic Year 2021-22



Aug/Sep 2021 First-year loan counseling session (mandatory for all first-time borrowers at HMS)
  Master promissory note loan signing (students will be emailed instructions)
  Fall semester living expense refund processing
  Financial literacy sessions for all students
Oct 1, 2021 Deadline for submitting written petitions appealing 2021-22 financial aid decision
  Earliest date that the federal processor will accept 2022-23 FAFSA forms for processing
Dec 2021 Spring semester living expense refund processing
March 2022 2022-23 Financial Aid Application materials will be available
  Financial planning seminar (geared for graduating students, but all students are welcome)
  Evaluation and emailing of financial aid awards to incoming students begins on a rolling basis
Apr/May 2022 Loan exit counseling sessions for graduating students who borrowed loans while at HMS
May 2, 2022 Deadline for the submission of financial aid applications for continuing students
May 26, 2022 Commencement
June/Jul 2022 2022-23 Financial Aid award letter notification emailed to continuing students